|PDH Online Course Description||PDH Units/
Learning Units (Hours)
A mindset is how individuals think about themselves - which greatly affects their chances of success and accomplishment. A growth mindset is the belief that you can improve your skills and abilities through learning and working. It's crucial for engineers, who need to be innovative. This course introduces the profound difference between the fixed and the growth mindset, describes how your mindset can differ for different areas of life, and discusses how to work toward a growth mindset to achieve excellence. The course content is based on the summary and discussion of a million-copy bestseller Mindset – The New Psychology of Success by Carol S. Dweck, a world-renowned psychology professor at Stanford. It's one of the most popular psychology and personal development books out there today. The knowledge imparted through this course will help you advance in every aspect of your professional and personal life if you're willing to work hard and grow.
The course has a multiple-choice quiz at the end, which is designed to enhance the understanding of the course materials.
NY PE & PLS: You must choose courses that are technical in nature or related to matters of laws and ethics contributing to the health and welfare of the public. NY Board does not accept courses related to office management, risk management, leadership, marketing, accounting, financial planning, real estate, and basic CAD. Specific course topics that are on the borderline and are not acceptable by the NY Board have been noted under the course description on our website.